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Game Boy Advance Sees final Castlevania Entry – Today in History – May 6th, 2003

Believe it or not, but back in the day, Konami knew how to make good games. Not just Pachinko machines using their popular franchises. Actual honest to goodness, good games. Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow is the final entry on the

Game Boy Color Game Airaki Released

When it comes to the Game Boy the selection of independently developed and released titles is quite a mixed bag. Some games are simply stunning while others are, well, the Game Boy line was a great portable lineage wasn’t it?

Advance Wars Shows Nintendo Can Gamify War on Game Boy Advance – Today in Retro Gaming – September 10th, 2001

Nintendo and kiddifying things go together quite well.  Just look at the Smash Brothers series for proof of that.  Anyhow, on the Game Boy Advance Nintendo finally saw fit to bring over their turn based strategy games.  Advance Wars was

Tetris Attack Forgets Namesake Puzzler on Super Nintendo – Today in Retro Gaming – August 4th, 1996

Tetris Attack was an awesome game.  Too bad it had to rip off the Tetris name as that probably should have been saved for a true puzzle game in the series.  What we got in Tetris Attack was a Nintendo-ized

Balanced Diet Limited Run on Game Boy Advance

New Game Boy Advance games are not as common as they are for Atari 2600 but they are just as cool.  The homebrew/indie scene constantly comes up with new game ideas that would probably have died early on in a

Piko Interactive’s Broken Circle on Steam Greenlight

When you think of new games for old platforms you may think of hacks or illegal reproductions of rarer titles.  Piko Interactive do not partake in either of those, rather they purchase the rights to the games, fix them and

Mega Man Battle Network Lets You Play a Robot in a Computer – Today in History – March 21st, 2001

Okay, here is a premise that is somewhat unique in description if not in execution.  You are tasked as playing Mega Man in a tactical role playing game.  Fine so far, we have seen this many times in gaming.  Here

Spider-Man Continues Good Licensed Games Trek with Mysterio’s Menace on GBA – Today in History – February 7th, 2001

Anyone that has been playing games for any length of time has probably tried out a licensed game or two.  The reasons being many and varied but usually it boils down to seeing a familiar character/license amidst a sea of

Review- REVO K101 Plus Game Boy Advance Clone System

Okay, you may be thinking, why do I need a Game Boy Advance (GBA) clone?  Well, if it is the K101 Plus then the real question I have for you, after you read my review, is why haven’t you ordered

Rocket Man is a New Game Boy Game in Development

New Game Boy games are not exactly beating gamers over the heads.  I am going to ignore the recent news about Flappy Bird finally coming to the Game Boy here since I want to focus on games people would actually